Vulture News

The journal of the IUCN Vulture Specialist Group


JOURNAL VOLUMES

 

2015 Vol67 No. 2 [PDF of entire volume]

ARTICLES:

Assessment of the occurrence and threats to Hooded Vultures Necrosyrtes monachus in western Kenyan towns
Martin Odino, Titus Imboma and Darcy L. Ogada

Population and breeding success of Red-headed Vulture Sarcogyps calvus and Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus in central west Nepal
Tulsi R. Sulbedi and Robert DeCandido

 

SHORT COMMUNICATIONS, NOTES AND REPORTS:

Comparing different types of patagial tags for use on vultures
Richard P. Reading, Glyn Maude, Pete Hancock, David Kenny and Rebecca Garbett

Devil’s Claw – a natural substitute for diclofenac?
Peter J. Mundy and Sibonokuhle F. Ncube

Fire damage to an African White-backed Vulture nest tree
Kyle Walker

Avian scavengers, but not conspecifics, feeding on the carcasses of storm-killed Turkey Vultures on the Falkland Islands
Keith L. Bildstein, Micky Reeves, Melissa M. Bobowski and Anna R. Autilio

 

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IUCN Species Survival Commission: Vulture Specialist Group

 

THESIS ABSTRACTS:

An Investigation into the Decline of the Bearded Vulture Gypaetus barbatus in Southern Africa
Sonja C. Krüger, August 2014

 

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P.J. Mundy